Transformation Optimization Intern

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Job Title: Transformation Optimization Intern
Location: Chesterfield, MO, Midwest United States, USA
Company: Bayer
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Job Type: Internship/Summer Work Experience
Salary: Competitive
Job Description:
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.  


Transformation Optimization Intern 




The primary responsibilities of this role, Transformation Optimization Intern, are to: 


  • Apply defined scientific principles to solve complex scientific problems;
  • Design, conduct and interpret experiments to improve the pipeline;
  • Organize, document and report research outcomes in a timely manner;
  • Develop improved Agrobacterium-based transformation protocols for major row crops;
  • Collaborate with system improvement scientists to innovate and develop transformation systems;
  • Collaborate with the production team members to enable technology transfer;
  • Achieve commitment to safety and adherence to safety protocols and best practices;
  • Give weekly updates during team meetings and a final report or presentation to the team or platform sharing the work completed during the internship.





Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Currently enrolled in a Master’s degree or Ph.D. degree program specialization in Plant Biology, Developmental Biology, Plant Physiology, Genetics, Molecular Biology or related STEM field;
  • Plant tissue culture and transformation experience;
  • Stay current with knowledge in new science and technological developments;
  • Ability to learn and apply new concepts and techniques;
  • Good record keeping with attention to detail;
  • Troubleshooting experience;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Works in diverse team environments.

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.


Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.    
Location: Chesterfield     
Division: Crop Science    
Reference Code: 438821     
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Job Post Date: 11/13/21
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